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Slide set: Farmer Brown's awakening: or, so as by fire (service of song: Bamforth & Co., 18 slides, 1894)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Farmer Brown was standing by his farm-yard gate
Slide 2
His reverie was broken by appearance of the cowman
Slide 3**
Mr Brown took his seat at the breakfast table
Slide 4**
'Yes, Harry, you and Tom may join if you like'
Slide 5
'Don't you turn Temperance Lecturer, Alice'
Slide 6
At seven o'clock Harry entered the big kitchen
Slide 7
'The wice will now address the meetin''
Slide 8
'Drunken Tom!' whispered someone behind him
Slide 9
Down upon his knees dropped drunken Tom
Slide 10
Farmer Brown, with a riding-whip in his clenched hand
Slide 11
'O father! what have you done?'
Slide 12
The little one had recovered consciousness
Slide 13
'Yes, my blossom,' and he knelt down by the bed
Slide 14
Your prayers have been answered
Slide 15
It was Christmas Eve
Slide 16
'Come hither, little daughter, and help father'
Slide 17

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Slide 18
'Look Hally! Jacky am a weal drummer-boy now'
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
The optical magic lantern journal: volume 5 number 65 (October 1894), xiii

“advertised as new set by Chatham Pexton”

Catalogue entry
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1912), 48
Other reference
28 July 1894
Lucerna ID  3007393

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 February 2015

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